- Pete Yahnke - Bass
- Jacob Sutrick - Vocals/Noise
- Scot Noe - Drums/French Horn
Smother Me in the Darkness was recorded on 2/19/2000 – 2/20/2000 the day after a blizzard on Milwaukee’s south side, in one take. Shane at Bobby Peru’s Studio ran the controls – The Ship is Sinking was recorded 9/29/2001 and 9/30/2001 with Shane at the helm once again.
Scott, Pete and Jacob played the drums, bass, tape loops, 8 track player, AM radio, marsonna 1200, the Beta Player, casio, guitar, french horn, homemade upright electric bass, and screamed.
Faythe Levine played saw and Eilis played accordion.